The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Supply Chain Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Supply Chain Management over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Supply Chain Management
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 573 609 602
Rank change year-on-year +36 -7  
Contract jobs citing Supply Chain Management 35 30 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.078% 0.056% 0.074%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.093% 0.068% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 17
Median daily rate £450 £383 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.64% +27.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £324 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £765 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £390 £275
% change year-on-year +15.38% +41.81%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £46.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.25% -15.30%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £46.05
% change year-on-year -10.25% -15.30%  

Supply Chain Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 37483 44400 43069
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.14% 82.87% 79.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 24787 29149 26680
Median daily rate £450 £425 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 946 1114 1248
Median hourly rate £35.75 £37.50 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.66% +30.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Supply Chain Management
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Supply Chain Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Supply Chain Management in the UK

Supply Chain Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Supply Chain Management.

Contractor daily rate trend for Supply Chain Management in the UK

Supply Chain Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Supply Chain Management over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Supply Chain Management in the UK

Supply Chain Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Supply Chain Management.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Supply Chain Management in the UK

Supply Chain Management
Top 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Supply Chain Management within the UK over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +31 28 £463 +24.16% 14
London +26 10 £450 +21.62% 7
South East +16 8 £475 +16.56% 4
Berkshire +28 6 £475 +14.11% 2
Yorkshire +19 4 £475 +26.66%
West Yorkshire +15 4 £475 +26.66%
East Midlands -6 3 - - 1
Scotland +25 2 £450 +13.92%
Reading +19 2 £550 +34.96%
Nottinghamshire +10 2 - -
Nottingham +8 2 - -
Bradford - 2 £475 -
Southampton - 2 - - 1
Hampshire - 2 - - 1
Glasgow - 2 £450 -
North West +26 1 - - 1
Lancashire +22 1 - -
Blackburn - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £538 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -

Supply Chain Management
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Supply Chain Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Supply Chain Management.

1 36 (44.44%) SAP
1 36 (44.44%) Finance
2 18 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 14 (17.28%) Security Cleared
4 13 (16.05%) Retail
4 13 (16.05%) BPSS Clearance
5 12 (14.81%) ABAP
5 12 (14.81%) Adobe
5 12 (14.81%) Aerospace
5 12 (14.81%) Workflow
5 12 (14.81%) SAP Smart Forms
5 12 (14.81%) BAPI
5 12 (14.81%) SAP XI
5 12 (14.81%) Performance Monitoring
5 12 (14.81%) System Testing
6 11 (13.58%) Microsoft
6 11 (13.58%) SQL
6 11 (13.58%) Oracle
7 10 (12.35%) ERP
7 10 (12.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (11.11%) Test Scripting
8 9 (11.11%) Logistics
9 8 (9.88%) Project Management
9 8 (9.88%) Oracle EBS R12
9 8 (9.88%) Dynamics NAV
10 6 (7.41%) PRINCE2
10 6 (7.41%) SAP SCM
11 5 (6.17%) MS PowerPoint
11 5 (6.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 4 (4.94%) SAP CO

Supply Chain Management
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 5 (6.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (4.94%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.23%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (9.88%) Dynamics NAV
1 8 (9.88%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (7.41%) SAP SCM
3 4 (4.94%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (4.94%) SAP CO
3 4 (4.94%) SAP FI
3 4 (4.94%) SAP FSCM
4 3 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (3.70%) Oracle ASCP
4 3 (3.70%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (3.70%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (3.70%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (3.70%) Oracle Retail
4 3 (3.70%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (2.47%) Demantra
5 2 (2.47%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (2.47%) SAP APO
5 2 (2.47%) SAP GTS
5 2 (2.47%) SAP PM
5 2 (2.47%) SAP PP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) DECT
1 1 (1.23%) MPLS
1 1 (1.23%) SMS
1 1 (1.23%) VPN
1 1 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.47%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.23%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) ProC
General
1 36 (44.44%) Finance
2 18 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 13 (16.05%) Retail
4 12 (14.81%) Aerospace
5 3 (3.70%) General Ledger
6 2 (2.47%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.23%) Marketing
7 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (40.74%) Consultant
2 20 (24.69%) Developer
3 18 (22.22%) SAP Consultant
4 13 (16.05%) Project Manager
5 12 (14.81%) ABAP Consultant
5 12 (14.81%) ABAP Developer
5 12 (14.81%) SAP Developer
6 10 (12.35%) Supply Chain Manager
7 9 (11.11%) Oracle Consultant
8 8 (9.88%) Analyst
8 8 (9.88%) Dynamics NAV Developer
8 8 (9.88%) Supply Chain Project Manager
9 7 (8.64%) Architect
9 7 (8.64%) Business Analyst
9 7 (8.64%) Functional Consultant
10 6 (7.41%) SQL Developer
10 6 (7.41%) Supply Chain Consultant
11 5 (6.17%) Oracle Functional Consultant
11 5 (6.17%) Supply Chain Analyst
11 5 (6.17%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.81%) BAPI
1 12 (14.81%) SAP Smart Forms
1 12 (14.81%) SAP XI
2 3 (3.70%) .NET
3 1 (1.23%) cXML
3 1 (1.23%) ebXML
3 1 (1.23%) EDI
3 1 (1.23%) J2EE
3 1 (1.23%) SAP TM
3 1 (1.23%) SOAP
3 1 (1.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.70%) FMCG
2 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.23%) CCTV
3 1 (1.23%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.23%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.23%) Linux
1 1 (1.23%) Unix
1 1 (1.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (14.81%) Performance Monitoring
1 12 (14.81%) System Testing
1 12 (14.81%) Workflow
2 10 (12.35%) ERP
2 10 (12.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (11.11%) Logistics
3 9 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 8 (9.88%) Project Management
5 6 (7.41%) PRINCE2
6 5 (6.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (4.94%) Facilities Management
8 3 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.70%) IT Strategy
8 3 (3.70%) OO
9 2 (2.47%) Matrix Organization
9 2 (2.47%) Order to Cash
9 2 (2.47%) Planning and Forecasting
9 2 (2.47%) Programme Management
9 2 (2.47%) Quality Management
9 2 (2.47%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.81%) ABAP
2 11 (13.58%) SQL
3 4 (4.94%) Java
4 1 (1.23%) ActionScript
4 1 (1.23%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (17.28%) Security Cleared
2 13 (16.05%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.47%) PMP
4 1 (1.23%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.23%) MOM
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 36 (44.44%) SAP
2 12 (14.81%) Adobe
3 11 (13.58%) Microsoft
3 11 (13.58%) Oracle
4 4 (4.94%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.23%) Ariba
5 1 (1.23%) Baan
5 1 (1.23%) Google
5 1 (1.23%) HP
5 1 (1.23%) Remedy
5 1 (1.23%) VMware
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